Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Turn Lower, Dollar Gains as Crude Oil Drops: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Trump Is Angry About a Proposal in His Own Tax Plan, Sources Say

[Reuters] White House: Trump is 'some time away' from Fed chair decision

[Reuters] Trump meets economist John Taylor in Fed search - official

[Reuters] Fed 'should defend' inflation target or risk losing credibility: Bullard

[Bloomberg] U.S. Offers Proposal That Could Kill Nafta in 5 Years

[Reuters] Trump's Iran plans driving EU toward Russia and China: Germany

Thursday's News Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Slump, Dollar Gains as Crude Oil Drops: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] U.S. producer prices increase as Harvey boosts gasoline prices

[Reuters] New Fed chair could be set in next month: U.S. Treasury Secretary

[CNBC] Powell odds-on favorite for Fed chair amid report Mnuchin is pushing for him

[NYT] Fed Still Puzzled by Inflation, but Rate Increase Is on Track

[Bloomberg] Brexit Talks Hit Deadlock as Both Sides Prepare for Cliff Edge

[Bloomberg] China Wants a Win Where Draghi and Carney Fell Short

[CNBC] Bitcoin hits a new record high above $5,200

[Bloomberg] Missile Threats Aren't the Only Problem for South Korean Bonds

[Reuters] Asked to explain 'calm before the storm' remark, Trump talks North Korea

[WSJ] Say Goodbye to the China Bid

[WSJ] Beijing Pushes for a Direct Hand in China’s Big Tech Firms

[WSJ] Six Reasons Why China Matters

[FT] The ECB’s self-imposed limits complicate its QE exit

[FT] Investment banks ride leveraged loan boom

[WSJ] Turkey and the West Clash, Pleasing Russia and Iran